The carnage may have been worse if the gunman had been able to enter an elementary school.
Paul Brunner, Chief of La Vernia EMS, describes the chaotic scene of the church shooting that took the lives of 26 people.
Volunteer EMTs who responded to the Sutherland Springs church shooting that left 26 people dead are reeling from the emotional toll of the experience.
After six first responders took their lives due to PTSD, firefighters started a confidential peer support group to help fire, EMS and police personnel process traumatic calls to improve their mental health.
EMTs and other first responders who treated the wounded on scene of the Vegas shooting could be at risk for post-traumatic stress.
As unpredictable mass casualty incidents have been increasingly on the rise, the Stop the Bleed campaign aims to teach citizens how to stop severe blood loss to keep victims alive before first responders can arrive on scene.
At least 29 people are confirmed dead, hundreds remain missing, and thousands have been evacuated as firefighters continue battling the raging wildfires.
This educational video accompanies the article "Reducing Patella Dislocations in the Field," by Michael Dailey, MD.